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of san diego. as i mentioned the mayor, bob filner, at the center of a sexual harassment scandal, and his expected to hold a news conference. it's not really a news conferencing. that means reporters can ask questions. this will be a statement. seven women are now publicly accusing mayor filner of sexual harassment, including unwanted touching. the mayor publicly apologized. he says he is just a friendly guy, hugger, hugs everybody. he says it doesn't mean -- he doesn't mean anything sexual by it at all. his latest accusers are a retired navy rear admiral, a dean at san diego state university, the head of the san diego ports tennis association, and a businesswoman. between, the news conference for the mayor of san diego expected to begin any moment. will carr is live. we still don't know exactly what is up here, too we? reporter: that is right. at this point, filner has been contrite and also said he wanted to defend himself, so unclear if he is going to step to the podium in a couple minutes and resign, take a step away, or say he is going to continue to fight these allegations. like you
by the chief of staff of san diego mayor bob filner who tonight has been accused of sexual misconduct by an eighth woman. that will be the interview tonight. and you are going to want to see it. >>> but, we begin here with a surprise victory. this was barack obama in january 2008 on the night he won the iowa democratic caucuses. senator obama was not supposed to win that night. senator hillary clinton was favored, but she came in third behind both senator john edwards and that new guy from illinois, the skinny one with the funny name. barack obama was not supposed to win iowa, but he did, and it gave him tremendous momentum, and with that momentum, he ran directly into a brick wall. less than a week later, senator clinton won the new hampshire primary. she righted her campaign, she was back on top. barack obama finished second and his momentum was looking like pixie dust cleared away with a single sneeze from the party establishment. and yet, what we remember from that night in new hampshire is not what hillary clinton said in victory, but what barack obama said in defeat about americ
of public scrutiny and condemnation than new pics of anthony weiner's junk. bob filner is the former ten-term california congressman who's now mayor of san diego and oh, boy, does he have himself a scandal. what sets bob filner's sex scandal apart from anthony weiner's is the foundational moral concept of consent. nearly all of what weiner did was consensual, creepy as people find it. not so with filner, accused of chronic, ongoing, systemic sexual harassment of staffers and constituents alike. a press conference last week, a lawyer described what are allegedly commonly used terms around the mayor's office. "the filner head lock" meaning the mayor wrapping his arm around a woman and directing her to a place where they can be alone. and the filner dance where the mayor attempts to kiss the woman and she pulls away. the same press conference, a former san diego city councilwoman and former filner staffer read accounts from two unidentified women who reported run-ins with filner. >> over the past many weeks, the mayor's pattern of behavior has become clear to me. it begins with him checking
of horrors. terrell brown on the plea bargain that spared his life. san diego mayor bob filner says he'll undergo therapy after several women accused him of dexual harassment. >> the behavior i have engaged in over many years is wrong. >> mason: but john blackstone says the mayor is not quitting. missiles and flowers-- seth e getsgets a rare look inside north korea where a huge celebration masks terrible poverty. evd steve hartman's "on the road" with a man who makes sure the forgotten are remembered. mb when we leave this world, when we give people back, we wn't want to give them back alone. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with scott pelley. >> mason: good evening, scott's on assignment. i'm anthony mason. the cleveland man who raped and d andred three women in his home for a decade knows where he will spend the rest of his life. ariel castro was in court today to accept a plea deal. he will face life in prison without the possibility of parole, plus 1,000 years. that spares him the death penalty. and we've learned one of his victims is set to testify at his
the chairman of the dnc to come out today and say filner should resign. >> just a moment ago, mayor bob filner was saying he would not discuss these allegations. there was a legal process going on, hiding behind that old thing. if he's going this presser here, we should expect him to be resigning, don't you think? >> not necessarily. there's some conflicting reports from local affiliates in san diego. it's possible he'll try to find a way to not resign but to kind of reclaim something, to offer something, some kind of concession that might allow him to stay in power. filner, unlike a lot of these other politicians like spitzer or weiner, has tried to skip the whole resigning step in the process of political rehabilitation. as you know, it's continued to get worse. >> yeah, one contrast with spitzer, weiner, or vitter is here we have allegations about his performance in office, his treatment of government employees. a lawsuit filed this week from a former communications director, irene mccormick jackson, alleging he asked her to work at the office without clothing, demanded physical contact, ma
to sound like "50 shades of gross." >> and mayor bob filner treating the city like his own singles bar. he decides it's time to take a break. >> and trayvon martin's mother speaking his one juror said george zimmerman got away from murder. and the national lead, he won't die for his crimes but he'll spend the rest of his life behind bars. ariel castro talks about the demons that drove him. we begin with the politics lead. for the last week woman after woman has come forward accusing san diego mayor bob filner of grabbing, groping, kissing, literally drooling on them and acting like a whistling, howling wolf in a tex avery cartoon. just hours ago he offered his apologies, but not his resignati resignation. >> i apologize to my staff, i apologize to the citizens and staff members who have supported me over many years. i apologize to the people of san diego. and most of all i apologize to the women that i have offended. so beginning on august 5th i will be entering a behavior counseling clinic to undergo two weeks of aggressive therapy to begin the process of addressing my behavior. i will be
, thundershowers and a high of 89. seattle, clouds and sun. >>> new legal problems for san diego mayor bob filner. the city council voted last night to force filner to pay for the cost of defending a sexual harassment lawsuit. it was filed by his former communications director. she is one of eight women who accuse filner of unwanted sexual advances. the mayor is defying calls to resign, but filner says he will undergo two weeks of intensive therapy in august. >>> and a school district in arkansas is arming more than 20 teachers and other employees. it's a new security measure. participants received 53 hours of training. they also got $1,100 to buy a handgun and holster. dlarksville school district came up with the program after the shooting at sandy hook elementary in connecticut last december. >> and your morning coffee could be more than a cup of caffeine. it could be good for your long-term mental health. it lowers their suicide risk by 50%. researchers believe coffee acts as a mild anti-depressant. >>> and a big dose of reality for a reality tv star and her husband. teresa and joe giudice wer
. seven women who say bob filner made unwanted sexual advances toward them. cnn's poppy harlow just talked to one of these alleged victims about what she says filner did to her. >> i don't remember if he directly asked for a kiss or tried to kiss me. but it became -- it was very uncomfortable. and i was saying to him initially, what would your wife do if she was sitting here? and he laughed a very crazy laugh. and then for the next few minutes, i just remember him trying to get my face towards his to kiss me on the mouth. and what we now know from the stories of the other women, it wouldn't have been on my mouth. it would have been more likely in my -- in my mouth or down my throat. >> i want you to watch the entire interview. join poppy tomorrow morning 6:00 a.m. "new day" saturday. the sex scandal involving mayor bob filner. happening at the same time, you have anthony weiner, candidate for new york city mayor. he's grappling with his own accusations of sexually inappropriate behavior. and the message from house democratic leader nancy pelosi to these two men? get a clue. >> let me just
weiner and bob filner scandals. next. ♪ [ male announcer ] when the a.c. goes out in a heat wave, it's nuccio heating and air conditioning that comes to the rescue. at&t helped nuccio put a complete mobile solution to work. mobile routing to send the closest technician and mobile payments to invoice on the spot. where do you want to take your business? call us. we can show you how at&t solutions can help you do what you do... even better. ♪ >>> i have said that other texts and photos were likely to come out. today they have. >> i will be entering a behavior counseling clinic to begin the process of addressing my dmaifr. >> the conduct of some of these people here is reprehensible. so disrespectful of women. and what's really stunning about it is they don't even realize. >> nancy pelosi denouncing anthony weiner and san diego mayor bob filner. both former democratic house colleagues now caught up in sex scandals. we're back now with the panel. weiner admits he continued having sexually explicit contact over the internet with at least three women a year after he had resigned and said
to save his career and his r reputation by going to therapy. mayor bob filner announced yesterday he's going into two weeks of intensive therapy to start to address what he calls inappropriate behave. seven women are accusing him of unwanted kissing, groping, other harassment. and one of the alleged victims told poppy harlow about one time when he was a congressman. >> he got up and came over and sat next to me in the booth, pinning me in, and i don't remember because it was such a suspension of time and space in my life, this was so unexpected. that i don't remember if he directly asked for a kiss or tried to kiss me. but it became -- it was very uncomfortable. >> and just ahead, i will talk with a sex psychologist about filner's behavior and what kind of help he'll receive over two weeks' time and if that's enough, that will be coming up. >>> in the meantime, today marks 60 years since the signing of the agreement that ended the korean war and commemorating the thousands killed in the war, president obama told the crowd at the korean war veterans memorial that the country has learn
appreciate it. >>> and things roare only getti worse for anthony weiner and bob filner. weiner heading back out to meet with voters this weekend, a day after losing his cool during a campaign stop. >> yes, i did. you know who i decided to vote for? anthony weiner. i decided, i've got good ideas. i decided i'm not beholden to the political class. i decided i have shown a level of independence, in standing in front of you today. i don't know if i'm going to win. i don't know if i'm going to come in second or third or get no votes at all. but i'm going to stay here and keep fighting for what i believe in, and you're welcome not to vote for me, sir. >> that video was released hours after his campaign spokeswoman was forced to offer an apology for remarks she made about a former intern who gave an interview on the campaign to the new yo"new york daily news." meanwhile, on the west coast, the city of san diego now suing mayor bob filner to recover costs from a former sexual harassment lawsuit. that after filner tried to get the city to cover the cost of his attorney fees. and all of this comes af
, and san diego mayor bob filner to argue it's the democrats waging war on women out there. when it comes to policy questions, this war is very one-sided. first the gop at war with itself. ted cruz going after fellow republicans for shot supporting a government shutdown over obama care. he's a political terrorist on this one. >>> and weiner's sexting scandal has been very good for the tabloid business and late night medians. >>> finally, i'm going to talk about cruz, paul, and lee. and this is "hardball," thths. la's known definitely for its traffic, congestion, for it's smog. but there are a lot of people that do ride the bus. and now that the busses are running on natural gas, they don't throw out as much pollution to the earth. so i feel good. i feel like i'm doing my part to help out the environment. >>> now to the delightful stuff. would john mccain actually go maverick on his own party if faced with a rand paul versus hillary clinton presidential matchup? mccain told the new republic it's going to be a tough choice. and he said this about rand paul. i think rand paul represents a se
's mayor bob filner said he's taking time out to get help. >> i will be entering a behavior counseling clinic to undergo two weeks of intensive therapy to begin the process of addressing my behavior. >> reporter: seven women have come forward including former staffers. >> i was placed in a filner headlock and moved around as a rag doll while he whispered sexual comments in my ear. >> reporter: their accounts are graphic. >> he came up, gave me a hug and touch me -- actually groped me on my backside inappropriately. >> very close to me and ran his finger up my cheek like this and he whispered to me, "do you have a man in your life?" >> reporter: filner served 20 years in congress. now party leaders wish he and others would go away. >> the conduct of some of the people we are talking about here is reprehensible. it is so disrespectful of women. what's really stunning about it is they don't even realize it. they don't have a clue. >> reporter: what filner is accused of is different from private consensual sexual misconduct in person or, as with anthony weiner, online. >> it's not dozens a
, competing for title of most despicable dunce, on t left, mayor bob filner. on the right, anthony weiner. who said new yorkers are stuck with him no matter his latest absurd utterances, we'll hand out 5 dunceaps tonight. you decide w is the bigger dunce, we learn today this filner, is actually asking the city of san diego to pay his lega fees in a harassment lawsuit filed by former communication director, he believes because he was the allegedly harassing women on city time, that the city should be paying for his legal defense. this is dunce-worthy. we want to get it started with the good mayor. wellot such a good mayor and on the other hand, we have weiner last night, weiner, refused to answer a direct question fm new york daily news about whether he still se sexting women on-line, he said, quott, you can quibble abo beginnings, middles and ends, but what we're talking abouttis over a year ago. it one thing to be a creep but to be obnoxious narsistic creep? weiner's arrogance deservee a dunce cap. the mayor. filner against, is hanging on spite calls to resign from 7 of 9 san diego city counc
women. i was placed in the filner head lock and moved around as a rag doll while he whispered sexual comments in my ear. mayor filner challenged me to give him one example of how his behavior toward me was improper. i pointed out that he had asked me to work without my underwear on. he had no comeback. he is not fit to be mayor of our great city. he is not fit to hold any public office. >> so that was monday. then this was tuesday. >> i walked up to him and i stood by him so that i could wait for the conversation to pause. and escort him to the next table. and during which one of the attendees at the party was giving me credit and saying i had done a wonderful job, and i had worked my tush off for him. and that he should appreciate my efforts. and i was standing. i'm 5'10", i was standing next to him. he turned to me and i said, turn around. and as a staffer -- you know, i know it sounds silly to just do it. but you just do it. i turned around and he proceeded to take his hand and pat me on my pose teer yore and laugh and say, no, it's still there. >> so monday it was the come to wor
filner and weiner. >> weiner admits to having sexually explicit contact over the internet with at least three women, a year after he resigned and said he was going to get help. filner said he is getting two weeks of therapy after allegations that he groped several women and others comes out of the closet and neither are getting out of politics. what do you think? >> they are both walking dead. filner said he is going to take two weeks of therapy, one may think he needs more than that. and weiner is not taking any therapy and he may need it more. seems to me this is a sick puppy and he has problems. you know, watching this play out in public is painful and embarrassing. if the people of new york were to accept him as the mayor, it would be quite shocking and i do not think it will happen. >> interestingly enough, he was leading in at least some of the polls, let's put them on the screen, in the race for mayor, but now he has fallen dramatically behind the front-runner. and now, in san diego, there's an effort to recall filner as the mayor. what do you see happening to both of them? >> we
filner tried to g them. all are prominent community members: 2 businesswomen.. a university dean.. even a red navy admiral. if you're keeping score, that brings e total number of filner accu to 7. the mayor refused to answer reporters' questions today. he's also refusing repeated calls to resign. and in new york, anthony we is still running for mayor. even though as vanita nair s us: we've learned that carlos danger, as he liked e called, was sexting a woman named sydney leathers. script:) this is the woman behind the latest "sexting" scandal for weiner, and the san die mayor. let me be very clear. the conduct of some of these pe is reprehensible. it's so disrespectful of women. and what's really stunning is ty don't even realize. they dot even have a clue. it's real, if they're clueless, get a . they need therapy, do it in private. we've all heard the advice: drink lots of water for good health. but kristine water for good health. but kristine johnson shows us: water bottle you tote arounl day -- may not be the "foun of youth" you think it is. susanne rennie does the rig thing and drin
's anthony weiner says he doesn't care what pundits say while san diego's bob filner is counting down the days before he enters rehab for his behavior. pain... and a choice. take up to 4 advil in a day or 2 aleve for all day relief. [ male announcer ] that's handy. ♪ easy-to-use platform. no, thank you. we know you're always looking for the best fill price. and walk limit automatically tries to find it for you. just set your start and end price. and let it do its thing. wow, more fan mail. my uncle wanted to say thanks for idea hub. he loves how he can click on it and get specific actionable trade ideas with their probabilities throughout the day. [ male announcer ] open an account and get a $150 amazon.com gift card. call 1-888-280-0157 now. optionsxpress by charles schwab. these are sandra's "homemade" yummy, scrumptious bars. hmm? i just wanted you to eat more fiber. chewy, oatie, gooeyness... and fraudulence. i'm in deep, babe. you certainly are. [ male announcer ] fiber one. >>> when you are rand paul actually comparing snowden to martin luther king or henry david thoreau, this
spitzer and san diego mayor bob filner to argue it's the democrats waging war on women out there. when it comes to policy questions, this war is very one-sided. first the gop at war with itself. ted cruz going after fellow republicans for shot supporting a government shutdown over obama care. he's a political terrorist on this one let's just say. and weiner's sexting scandal has been very good for the tabloid business and late night comedians. finally i'm going to talk about cruz, paul and lee and this is "hardball," the place for politics. [ male announcer ] the biggest news in breakfast is actually tiny. new kellogg's raisin bran® with omega 3 from flax seeds. plus plump juicy raisins. flax seed? who are you? i still got it. [ male announcer ] invest in your heart health with kellogg's raisin bran® cereals. [ male announcer ] invest in your heart health peoi go to angie's listt for all kinds of reasons. to gauge whether or not the projects will be done in a timely fashion and within budget. angie's list members can tell you which provider is the best in town. you'll find reviews on
in california. in filner land -- [ ♪ "nbc nightly news" ] oh, boy. you mention this yesterday. this is hilarious. mayor bob filner of the filner headlock, his attorney asked the city council to pay his legal bills to fight allegations of -- and the city council voted -- >> they basically said f you. >> stephanie: f you slut bag. they decided to deny his request for taxpayers to pay his legal fees, blah, blah, blah. okay. oh, so i guess he has to resort to other things to make money. thank god he has a product. >> another long day in san diego city government. as a clerk, you've worked hard for the taxpayers. now comes filner time. >> come here, baby. >> you like older men? ♪ if you've got a skirt >> care to sit on my city council? ♪ filner beer >> rocky mountain mike. >> stephanie: thank you, rocky might be mike. oh, dear god. weiner's sidney leathers was on howard stern. oh, dear. she had some -- she said anthony weiner is try busy [ bleep ] off to be mayor. i'm not sure what i can say? >> you can't say that. >> stephanie: measuring himself to be -- measuring himself to b
to call it quits, san diego mayor bob filner saying he is headed to therapy. anthony weiner facing similar pressure to drop out of the mayoral race over his sexting scandal. any sign of that happening? >> anthony weiner or carlos danger is back on the campaign trail, despite calls to resign. he was forced to address his personal shortcomings. >> i'm hearing from a lot of people. this has been a big news storiment apparently. i'm hearing from a lot of people who are talking about it. but a lot of people have also said to me, this is something in the past, something that you talked about repeatedly, and something you have apologized for. >> and news conference after news conference this one with with wife today. it's been hard to keep up with the fuzzy math when he is saying how many he section -- sexted. >> it's not dozens and dozens. it is six to ten, i suppose, but i can't tell you absolutely what someone else is going to consider inappropriate or not. >> and then when asked how many have there been since his resignation, he said three. something is in the water the politics are drinking
conference to address charges of sexual harassment. mayor bob filner came out and delivered half of an intended apology for his actions. after some audio difficulties he left the room and re-emerged to deliver his mea culpa take two and to answer calls for his resignation. >> it is not acceptable for me to try to explain away the conduct as the product of a different generation. i'll be entering a counseling clinic to undergo two weeks of intensive therapy to begin the process of addressing my behavior. >> in short, that was a no. he will not resign and we'll have more on that and all your mayoral sexual harassment and sexting is scandals coming up. we begin with the national dialogue on color, culture and criminal justice that was kicked off exactly one week ago with the president's extraordinaire and extem appear remarks on race from the white house briefing room. and from the streets to the pulpit, from civic groups to the halls of congress, that conversation is going strong. just this afternoon, trayvon martin's mother sybrina fulton continued to turn her pain into purpose, s
fox this friday night. san diego mayor bob filner says he is taking action, after seven women accused him of groping, kissing, asking them to work without underwear and other forms of sexual harassment: he once defended himself by saying he is a hugger of men and women. now he calls his behavior inexcusable. still is he not resigning, even with leaders of his own political party calling for him to step down. but he had some technical difficulties today as he was telling us what he does plan to do. it happened live on "studio b." here, look. beginning on august 5th i will be entering a behavioral consulting clinic to undergo two weeks of intensive therapy to begin addressing the problems -- bill. >> shepard: two weeks of intensive therapy. all the systems were using the same sound system. staffers fiddled around with it for a while. replaced it and brought in a new podium and he went back to take us about the action he taking. to deal with what he once called a monster inside me. >> beginning august 5th i will be entering a behavior counseling clinic to undergo two weeks of intensive
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. we take on the anthony weiner and bob filner scandals. next. >>> i have said that other texts and photos were likely to come out. today they have. >> i will be entering a behavior counseling clinic to begin the process of addressing my dmaifr. >> the conduct of some of these people here is reprehensible. so disrespectful of women. and what's really stunning about it is they don't even realize. >> nancy pelosi denouncing anthony weiner and san diego mayor bob filner. both former democratic house colleagues now caught up in sex scandals. we're back now with the panel. weiner admits he continued having sexually explicit contact over the internet with at least three women a year after he had resigned and said he was going to get help. filner says he's getting two weeks of therapy after allegations he groped several women and more coming out of the closet. but neither are leaving politics. what do you make of this? >> i think they're both political walking dead. refusing to move. filner says he's going to take two weeks of therapy. and weiner isn't apparently taking therapy. he may
filner and the sexual harassment allegation against him. >>> i am responsible for my conduct. and i must take responsibility for my conduct by taking action so that such conduct does not ever happen again. beginning august 5, i will be entering a behavior counseling clinic to undergo two weeks of intensive therapy to begin the process of addressing my behavior. >> pressure is now building for mayor of san diego to quit. seven women accuse bob filner of sexual harassment. filner admits he needs help. he said he will go to counseling for two weeks and insists he will be vindicated. thanks for being with us here. had a chance to talk somebody who -- alleged sexual harassment by the mayor who was not mayor at the time. eight years ago, it is -- is this new or something that's followed him? these accusations, whispers for years? >> we have always heard rumors. they were just rumors. this past two weeks have been surreal because so many women have now come forward. again, we heard these things in the past. we tried digging into these things. it is -- just recently, it is a -- has all emerge. >
bob filner. >>> in that six flags roller coaster death, according to the county medical examiner, about one minute into the ride, rosy esparza fell 75 feet and struck a support beam before landing on a roof. the ride remains closed until investigators determine what happened. >>> and cbs sports is reporting yankees third baseman alex rodriguez could be facing a lifetime ban from major league baseball. apparently now that the brewers ryan braun is out of the way, investigators are turning their main focus to rodriguez. >>> dramatic footage of this hot balloon ride. 11 in the basket and two were brought to a local hospital for minor injuries after that. >>> stocks overseas this morning, they are trading lower on news of a slowdown of chinese manufacturing. apple reporting 31.2 million iphones sold in their third quarter, which is better than expected and the company announced a stock buyback as well. apple is facing stiffer competition and lower than expected sales in china. >>> nascar returning to nbc in 2015. they will have the final 20 sprint cup races of the season and the fina
harassment. morgan rose claims filner repeatedly tried to kiss her during a business meeting in 2009. and an exstaffer, laura fink, claims she was a target at a 2005 fund raiser. >> one of the attendees at the party was giving me credit and saying i had done a wonderful job, and i had worked my tush off for him. i was standing next to him. and he turns to me and said turn around. so i turned around, and he proceeded to take his hand and pat me on my posterior, and laugh and say, no, it's still there. >> filner is already facing a sexual harassment lawsuit from his former communications director. he's admitted he needs help. but he is resisting any calls to resign. >>> former congressman anthony weiner says he's staying in the race for new york city mayor. just yesterday, he admitted to sending graphic photos and messages to a woman online. there could be more trouble in store. >> reporter: anthony weiner played it for laughs at a new york city memorial forum yesterday when someone asked the candidate whether he preferred facebook or twitter. [ cheering and applause ] [ laughter ] >>
bob filner of sexual harassment. the democratic party is calling for filner's resignation. house minority leader nancy pelosi calling his behavior reprehensible. >>> george h.w. bush sat down with granddaughter jenna. they talk about that striking photograph of him and a little boy with leukemia. >> one of the reasons you shaved your head because you wanted to see that little boy smile? >> that's right. and all the agents had done it and i wanted to show solidarity with them. >> it's a great conversation. make sure you don't miss it. tune into the "today" show this morning to see the full interview. >>> turning now to business, cnbc's mary thompson. good morning, mary. >> richard, stocks posted small gains on thursday. the nasdaq had its best day in two weeks, thanks to facebook's strong earnings report. investors get data today on consumer sentiment. toyota holds on to the global sales crown. the japanese automaker selling 4.9 million vehicles in the first half of the year, outpacing general motors and volkswagen. toyota regained the number one spot last year after losing the to
. >> pam: grant lodes has the latest on the san diego mayor. >> san diego's mayor bob filner admitted today that he has a problem with women. and he's taking two weeks off to fix it. filner is accused of groping, fondling or kissing at least seven women. >> let me be perfectly clear. what i did was wrong. >> the 70 year old mayor offered his apologies but not his resignation. >> beginning on august 5th i will be entering a behavior counseling clinic to undergo two weeks of intensive therapy to begin the process of addressing my behavior. filner said he would be back on the job august 16th, a time frame that one therapist calls laughable. >> two weeks of 'behavioral therapy' is not enough. this is not a quick fix. >> a total of seven women have come forward in the past two weeks. >> they include a retired navy admiral, a university dean and his own communications director. >> "he had asked me to work >> just slobbered down my chin and i was so violated >> he ran his finger up my cheek like this and he whispered to "do you have a >> attorney gloria allred has filed a lawsuit on behalf of one
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feel sympathy for anthony weiner and or bob filner? >> anytime you go through life, you will have down falls, and you will have things that happen to you that kicks you in the behind. you will find somebody that kicks you or push you in a hole, and that's going to happen to all of us, whether it's with a divorce orchids or alcohol or finances, and so i have to identify with anybody, and not for what they did, but the fact that they went through all of this, and when you go through it you feel embarrassed and lack of self worth, and in terms of congressman weiner, i certainly understand not what a he did, but what happens to you after that, and your family suffers from it and your wife suffers from it. >> should he stay in the race, mayor? >> i am not in politics in new york. i know a lot about politics in new york, and that's a decision he has to make, and that's a decision supporters have to make. one bit of advice to the congressman is that he has to stop talking so much about now and talk about what you did for seven terms while he was in the congress. he is a good democrat, and als
filner of sexual harassment. school district psychologist morgan rose claims filner repeatedly tried to kiss her during a business meeting in 2009. an ex-staffer laura fink says she was a target of an unwelcome advance at a 2005 fundraiser. >> one of the attendees at the party was giving me credit and saying i had done a wonderful job and that i had worked my tush off for him. i was standing next to him. and he turned to me and he said turn around, and he proceeded to pat me on my posterior and laugh and say, no, it's still there. >> filner is already facing a sexual harassment lawsuit from his former communications director. he has admitted he needs help but is resisting calls to resign. >>> back in the bay area, joe tooman is running for mayor of oakland. the election is not until november of next year but too man said he learned last time that starting early is important. he finished fourth in 2010. he said that public safety is the city's biggest issue. he respects mayor jean quan but said she has had her chance. >> this is not personal with jean. i think she works very hard but
on the mayor of san diego to resign amid sexual harassment claims. a committee of filner's democrats voted overwhelmingly last night to ask him to resign. seven women have now identified themselves as targets of filner's alleged sexual advances. last week before the women came forward, that same committee deadlocked on whether filner should step down. >>> the american killed in the train crash in spain has been identified as anna maria cordova. an employee of the catholic diocese of arlington, virginia. her family was among five americans injured. the death toll has climbed to 80, as investigators questioned the driver. he admitted going 110 miles per hour, double the speed limit for that stretch of track. >>> federal investigators are already out with their preliminary findings about monday's hard landing by a southwest airlines jet here in new york. they say it appears that the plane came in nose-first. that could explain why the front landing gear collapsed. passenger jets are supposed to touch down with their rear landing gear hitting the ground first. >>> new this morning, four touris
filner of harassment. that makes seven women who have come forward claiming to be groped or kissed by the san diego mayor. filner refused to answer reporter questions about all of that when he appeared at a public event yesterday. san diego county democratic party leaders voted last night to have filner leave office. >>> stranded at sea with sharks closing in. how a fisherman's boots saved his life. ,,,,,,,, what makes a sleep number store different? you walk into a conventional mattress store, it's really not about you. they say, "well, if you wanted a firm bed you can lie on one of those. if you want a soft bed you can lie on one of those." we provide the exact individualization that your body needs. this is your body there. you can see a little more pressure in the shoulders and in the hips. the magic of this bed is that you're sleeping on something that conforms to your individual shape. oh wow, that feels really good. it's hugging my body. you get that moment where you go, "oh yeah"... oh, yeah! ...and it's perfect. they had no idea that when they came to a sleep number store,
: today san diego mayor bob filner apologized. >> beginning on august 5th, i will be entering a behavior counselling clinic to undergo two weeks of intensive therapy. >> reporter: but he ignored calls to resign. house minority leader nancy pelosi this week lumped filner together with new york's anthony weiner, saying these guys just don't get it. >> they don't have a clue. >> i must become a better person and my hope is that by coming a better person, i put myself in a position to someday be forgiven. >> reporter: filner is still under huge pressure. local law enforcement has set up a hot-line, hoping other victims will come forward. today the city attorney served him with a subpoena. his fiancee has called off their engagement. therapy won't be enough to redeem him. >> i think therapy is what you do when you have a personal problem. when you are mayor of san diego, and you have a problem of that degree, you resign. >> reporter: polls show 70% of san diegans agree. david wright, abc news, los angeles. >> david, thank you. >>> from boston tonight, a stunning turn in the case against bosto
's mayor bob filner admitted today that he has a problem with women. and he's taking two weeks off to fix it. as grant lodes shows is, the mayor accused of groping, fondling and kissing at least seven women. >> let me be perfectly clear. what i did was wrong. >> reporter: the 70 year old mayor offered his apologies but not his resignation. beginning on august 5th i will be entering a behavior counseling clinic to undergo two weeks of intensive therapy to begin the process of addressing my behavior. filner said he would be back on the job august 16th, a time frame that one therapist calls laughable. >> two weeks of 'behavioral therapy' is not enough. this is not a quick fix. a total of seven women have come forward in the past two weeks. they include a retired navy admiral, a university dean and his own communications director. >>"he had asked me to work without my underwear on." >>pat me on my posterior >>just slobbered down my chin and i was so violated >>he ran his finger up my cheek like this and he whispered to "do you have a man in your life?" attorney gloria allred has filed a lawsu
.50 to ride. this is going up all the bart locations. >> san diego mayor bob filner prepares to enter rehab for numerous allegations of sexual misconduct. some of his victims have said that he apologizes and a stint in we have are not enough. california senator dianne feinstein agrees. she called on him to step down. >> the mayor, you are a role model for people. you are supposed to be an inspiration to people. this is a very tough job. i do not think that somebody who is lacking moral compass release that's our role model or really provide the kind of that san diego needs. >> seven women identified themselves as targets of filner's unwanted advances that include touching. the san diego county democratic party central committee voted 34-6 to ask filner to resign. the 70 year old has acknowledged disrespecting and sometimes intimidating women. he has denied allegations of sexual harassment. >> and oakland teen is recovering at the hospital after falling out of a window in your a month ago. maya schomaker was in italy with of the young women's chorus of san francisco for a concert series. the
bob filner of sexual harassment. >> reporter: four more women came forward thursday to accuse san diego mayor bob fill mothne sexual misconduct. >> bob stepped between me and the doorway and stopped me. he got fairly close to me. he ran his finger up my cheek like this. he whispered to me, do you have a man in your life? he would come in and try to kiss me on the lips. i would have to squirm to get away and just -- as recently as a few months ago this happened. i turned and he -- just slobbered down my chin and i was so violated. >> total of seven women have publicly accused filner of you wanted groping, kissing, headlocks. thursday filner showed up at a trolley station groundbreaking. why are you still keeping your job? for several minutes he walked aimlessly refusing to answer reporters' questions. >> is it a bad message you are not addressing these allegations directly now? >> reporter: filner admitted treating women badly but denies sexual harassment. >> what do you have to say to these that have come forward and accused you of inappropriate behavior? >> there is a legal proce
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't going anywhere, shep. >> shepard: jonathan, san diego's mayor bob filner is now trying to get city taxpayers to cover his legal bills for his sexual harassment lawsuit. but now the san diego city council is planning to sue him. lawmakers voted unanimously to ask a court to force mayor filner to core any damages and legal fees if he loses a lawsuit. the former aid accuses mayor filner of putting her in a head log. dragging her around like a rag doll, unquote and asking her to work without any underwear. six other women claim mayor filner of san diego grabbed, groped or kissed them too. mayor filner has apologized and said he has a monster inside him that he needs help. and that he will get it. but he won't step down. he says he will start two weeks of intensive therapy next week. this is a tragic day for penn state. so says a judge who ordered the university's press and two other former officials to stand trial. prosecutors say the three men engaged in a conspiracy of silence, failed to tell police about accusations the exassistant football coach jerry sandusky molested a young boy
stated a delegation "should start packing their little palestinian terrorist bags." bob filner isr facing calls to resign amidst a series of accusations he sexually harassed women. the womanconference, said she both endured harassment from filner and witnessed them harassing other women. >> i saw him place his hands were they did not belong on numerous women. i was placed in a headlock and moved around as a rag doll while he whispered sexual comments in my ear. mayor filner challenged me to give him one example of how his behavior towards me was improper. had askedout that he me to work without my underwear on. he had no comeback. has also comean forward with similar claims. filner has acknowledged inappropriate sexual conduct toward a number of women, but has refused to step down. two of his top aides have resign since the scandal broke. the san diego police have set up a hotline specifically to field complaints from his alleged but comes. before his election a san diego mayor last year, filner served 20 years as a democratic number of congress. those are some of the headlines. this is d
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